Police on Monday arrested five persons, including a Rohingya, allegedly involved in human trafficking in Jammu Kashmir’s Bandipora district.
The accused were trafficking Rohingya women via Bangladesh to get them married to locals in Jammu and Kashmir in exchange of money, police said on X.
One of the Rohingya involved in the human trafficking identified as Manzoor Alam, they added.
Police have taken cognizance and investigations are underway, Police said.
“Five persons arrested in connection with human trafficking. One Rohingya namely Manzoor Alam among arrested.The accused trafficked Rohingya women via Bangladesh and got them married to locals in the UT in exchange of money” , police said on X.